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Me and my Motorcade No.38

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South Korea [Park Geun-Hye]

For South Korea’s first female president, nothing says inaugural like a steel and Kevlar-clad limousine. Park Geun-hye was seen waving out of the sunroof of the specially modified Hyundai Equus during her first day on the job in late February. The 61-year-old broke with tradition by choosing a Korean-made vehicle for the trip to the ceremony held at the National Assembly. Past presidents opted to ride in bulletproof Cadillacs, Lincolns or Mercedes.

In a country prone to bouts…

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